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Photograph was edited for publication purposes Photograph caption dated June 23, 1956 reads "'Cinch up' before racing. Riders' feet are strapped to pedals before taking long hauls. Special shoes with cleats are held to pedal by a metal glove apparatus secured with leather straps. A falling bicycle rider goes with his bike in dangerous spills." The article partially reads "Piston-legged cyclists of the North Hollywood Wheelman's Club are using the rugged canyons surrounding San Fernando Valley as a training site to ready for the Australian Olympic Games this fall."; See images #00145214 through #00145219 for all photos in this series.
1 photographic print :b&w ;21 x 26 cm. Photographic prints
00145217 Valley Times Collection HCNVT_d054_f14_i7 CARL0005861352 http://18.104.22.168/cdm/ref/collection/photos/id/73053
North Hollywood Wheelman's Club Men--California--San Fernando Valley Cyclists--California--San Fernando Valley Clubs--California--San Fernando Valley Cycling--Training--California--San Fernando Valley Bicycles--California--San Fernando Valley Shoes--California--San Fernando Valley Foot San Fernando Valley (Calif.) Portrait photographs Group portraits Valley Times Collection photographs